Join GlobeMed for a splashin’ fun water polo tournament! Make teams of 6-8 in Worner, with an entry fee of $5/person. Snacks are provided, and a $100 cash prize will be awarded to the team who comes in first place! Event will be in the Schlessman Pool from 1-3PM on Saturday, March 4th.
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Posted by Cheryn.Aouaj@COLORADOCOLLEGE.EDU for the February 27, 2017 digest.

Construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline began a violent standoff between Native Americans and militarized police. As media from Standing Rock was sent around the world, awareness of indigenous water justice issues exploded. Barbara Cosens, a world renowned law professor, has built her career working on behalf of tribes seeking to assert rightful control over their own waters. Join us for a FREE lunch (2/27 at 12:15 in Tutt Science 126) with Barbara, hear her story, and learn how you could follow a similar path! RSVP @ bit.ly/2kED3p7

Posted by jonah.b.seifer@COLORADOCOLLEGE.EDU for the February 27, 2017 digest.

Free Coffee and Cake at Kaffeeklatsch on Wednesday You are welcome to enjoy free coffee and cake at Kaffeeklatsch on Wednesday 3:30-5:00 p.m. in the German House. This week the community member Ilse will give a presentation. Ilse was born in Germany but needed to flee to the U.S. during the third Reich. It will be very interesting to hear about her childhood in Germany, world war two and her life ever since then here in Colorado. Bis Mittwoch!

Posted by elena.dumbs@COLORADOCOLLEGE.EDU for the February 27, 2017 digest.

Want to learn more about German history, literature, film, and philosophy? The Nazi past, black, transnational, and LGBTQ communities in Berlin (stay in Berlin!), or the current challenges regarding refugee populations and right-wing movements? Spend the fall semester 2017 in L√ľneburg! Application deadline is March 1 (Summit). No knowledge of German required! 4 blocks in the fall fulfill language requirement and West in Time (or G/S). Program fee replaces room & board, reimbursement for airfare. Field trips included!

Posted by Christiane.Steckenbiller@COLORADOCOLLEGE.EDU for the February 27, 2017 digest.

Dr. Megan Bernard, Associate Provost for Enrichment and Retention at Roosevelt University, will give a short presentation (followed by a discussion) on:
“Strategies for Community Outreach at a Liberal Arts College”
in McHUGH COMMONS at 1:30PM TODAY!! (Monday, February 27th). Please join us, and meet the candidate. Coffee, tea, and light snacks will be served.

Posted by MSiddoway@COLORADOCOLLEGE.EDU for the February 27, 2017 digest.

As you well know, college life can be very stressful. Would you like to talk about managing stress on the block plan? Please join Jan Edwards, Director of Accessibility Resources, and Heather Horton, Director of the Wellness Resource Center, for lunch and conversation about managing stress: Wed., Mar. 1, 12:15-1:00, Armstrong 210 (Dean’s office suite). Limited to the first ten students who RSVP to jedwards@coloradocollege.edu. We hope you’ll join us!

Posted by jedwards@COLORADOCOLLEGE.EDU for the February 26, 2017 digest.

Dr. Megan Bernard, Associate Provost for Enrichment and Retention at Roosevelt University, will give a short presentation (followed by a discussion) on:
“Strategies for Community Outreach at a Liberal Arts College”
in McHUGH COMMONS at 1:30PM on Monday, February 27th. Please join us, and meet the candidate. Coffee, tea, and light snacks will be served.

Posted by MSiddoway@COLORADOCOLLEGE.EDU for the February 26, 2017 digest.